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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Streptococcus

Streptococcus is a genus of coccus (spherical) Gram-positive bacteria belonging to the phylum Firmicutes and the order Lactobacillales (lactic acid bacteria).

medlineplus.gov/streptococcalinfections.html

Jul 17, 2017 ... Streptococcal is a type of bacteria that can cause strep throat (group A) or blood infections (group B). Learn how they can be prevented and ...

www.yourgenome.org/facts/what-are-streptococcal-infections

Jun 19, 2015 ... There are many different types of Streptococci and infections vary in severity from mild throat infections to pneumonia. Streptococcal infections ...

www.cdc.gov/groupastrep/diseases-public/index.html

Sep 16, 2016 ... Group A Streptococcus (group A strep) is a type of bacterium that can cause many different infections that range from minor illnesses to very ...

www.medicinenet.com/streptococcal_infections/article.htm

Symptoms and signs of group A streptococcal infections include sore throat, fever , swollen lymph nodes, rash, low blood pressure, and tissue destruction.

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK7611

The genus Streptococcus , a heterogeneous group of Gram-positive bacteria, has broad significance in medicine and industry. Various streptococci are ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMHT0025792

There are many kinds of Streptococcus bacteria. Some can cause diseases such as strep throat, meningitis, and pneumonia. Others keep us healthy and are ...

emedicine.medscape.com/article/229091-overview

Oct 24, 2016 ... Group B Streptococcus (GBS), also known as Streptococcus agalactiae, is best known as a cause of postpartum infection and as the most ...

infectionnet.org/notes/streptococci

The genus streptococcus is comprised of many species of Gram positive cocci arranged in chains. They are distinguished from the other major genus of ...